... Sawiris Foundation signs an agreement with the Swiss Academy for Development to establish the Youth Innovation Fund, Egypt ... 5 opening conferences to launch the projects of Sawiris foundation initiative to create 5000 Job opportunities in five slum areas ... The Graduation of the 1st batch of the trainees of the “Supporting the Tourism Industry in Egypt” program ... SFSD – DAAD Scholarship Winners for the academic year 2014 ... The Closing Ceremony of the “Training and Qualifying Support Teachers for Disabled Children in Primary Schools Project” in Alexandria ... Job Vacancy ... Contracts Signing Ceremony for the “Overcoming Unemployment Together” Projects ... Invited by DAAD head office in Bonn- Germany SFSD participates in the Final Selection for the DAAD Scholarships ... Graduation Ceremony of the Last Batch at Visually Impaired English Lab ... A Meeting with the Youth Teams within the Initiative of Creating 5000 Jobs in Slums ... SFSD participates in the first of the forums series entitled "The Scientific Research and Partnership for the Development" ... SFSD signs Protocol of Cooperation for the Development of the Children’s Museum ... Sawiris Foundation Honored at the Family Day Celebration ... Mrs. Yousriya Loza Sawiris Awarded the Honorary Doctor of Philosophy Degree by the AUC ... SFSD Signs Cooperation Protocol with Ministry of Social Solidarity ... The Minister of Housing and the Governor of Cairo Opens the Pedestrian Bridge of Ezbet El Nasser ... His Excellency Minster of Education Opens the “Schools for Egypt” Project in Asyut and Sohag ... Al Ahram Beverages Partnership with SFSD ...

The opportunity comes to who deserve it
The opportunity comes to who deserve it
In the context of his visit to Cairo for the opening of the second season of Copa Coca Cola to discover emerging football talents, Brazilian football legend “Pelle” has met 4 members of the “I the Egyptian” foundation football team; Youssef Yousri, Adham Khaled, Boody and Khalid Mohammedm who were selected by Street Child World Cup foundation to participate in the 2104 World Cup which will take place from March 24 – April 8, in Brazil. ...full story
Letter from Our Chairman
Twelve years have elapsed since the launching of the Sawiris Foundation for Social Development in 2001, at the beginning of a new millennium and amid great hopes for Egypt's economic and social development. The Foundation was born particularly to create jobs for young Egyptians aspiring for good careers and better living standards. Our aim was to invest in human welfare and sustained development, and provide vital safety nets and much-needed services in some of our most deprived communities. Since then, our job creation schemes have covered many areas of concern and created thousands of sustainable jobs while our education and training schemes have created new opportunities for thousands more. Hundreds of scholarships in leading universities around the world have been offered...